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|Life Span:||Long-lived perennial|
|Recommended Uses:||Shade tree.|
|Light:||Full Sun, Part Shade, Shade|
always floodedextremely dry
|(Not wet but not extremely dry ----- to ----- Very long very dry periods)|
|Moisture Tolerance:||Not wet but not extremely dry ----- to ----- Very long very dry periods|
|Salt Water Flooding Tolerance:||Not salt tolerant of inundation by salty or brackish water.|
|Salt Spray/ Salty Soil Tolerance:||Low/no tolerance of salty wind or direct salt spray|
|Soil or other substrate:||Loam, Sand|
Squirrels, racoons, deer and other animals eat the acorns.
Larval host for the white-M hairstreak.
|Native Habitats:||Upland pine forest, pine-oak-hickory woods, bayheads. Slopes.|
Distribution and Planting Zones
Natural Range in Florida
Suitable to grow in:
USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures
|General Comments:||This is a rare species in Florida. Retain it if present.|